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back to india, where the company operates today. >> we found 52% of the start-ups in silicon valley were founded by people like me. >> vavek vadwad has sounded the alarm on this brain drain. foreign-born entrepreneurs leaving he says subtracting jobs and tax revenue from our economy. the value of foreign-born entrepreneurs is well known in silicon valley. sun microsystems was started by an indian immigrant, intel by a hungarian, ebay a frenchman, google a russian. tesla motors and spacex by a south african. the u.s. government itself has named vavek vadwad as one of the most outstanding americans. the actual title, outstanding american by choice. he was born in india. his res jooum long. harvard fellow, entrepreneur, but most remains at discussion is his book, "the immigrant exod exodus: why america is losing the global race to capture entrepreneurial talent." joined by john swartz of "usa today" and eric savitz of "forbes." when your book came out, you had a study that came out at the same time that said the largest drop in the percentage of immigrant entrepreneurs in silicon valle
should get education because education is so important. >> reporter: across the border in india, prayers for malala's recovery. in england where she's being treated supporters lit candles in her name. >> we can vote for her to win the nobel peace prize to make her cause even greater. >> reporter: a cause picked up in the months after she was shot in the head for publically campaigning for education rights. on a visit to pakistan u.n. education envoy gordon brown presented a petition with a million signatures calling for education for all. malala, he said, has become a beacon of hope. >> people who were previously silent and said nothing are now saying we cannot allow this to happen. we are going to change this. >> reporter: doctors are preparing for her next surgery, but they say she continues to make remarkable recovery. this week her hospital in birmingham released a new video documenting the recovery with malala reading some of the cards and thousands of messages from around the world. >> i'm thankful -- >> reporter: her father spoke in a video on her behalf. >> she wants me to tell e
nbc station. >>> the brighter the better at one celebration in india. the festival of lights illuminated one city and wowed plenty of tourists. fire crackers are set off and streets are lit in bright colors during the five day celebration. many believe having a clean and well lit home during the holiday will bring prosperity and good blessings. >>> tourists in local down under had their eyes fixed on the sky. a rare solar eclipse in the northeast of australia left spectators in the dark for a few moments. viewers were instructed to wear eye protection because the sun's rays are just as dangerous from behind the moon. the last full solar eclipse seen in australia was a decade ago. very cool video. >>> well, finally, just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water. a whole new monster emerges. you'd never know it. it's called a harp sponge. while it may look innocent, this creature is a deep sea predator. the sponge traps small crustaceans in its branching limbs and then begins the digestion process. don't worry though as this creature only hangs out on the deep ocean
from india, savita halappanavar, recently seen here, marking a hindu festival and expecting their first child. she was 17 weeks pregnant in late october, when she came to the hospital here complaining of severe pain. when doctors told her she would miscarry her child, they pled for an abortion, but were refused because the fetus still had a heartbeat, this is a catholic country, they were told. in fact, ireland is less of a catholic country. as immigrants like savita change the country days later, she died. he described their last desperate moments. >> they were trying to pump her heart, the doctor just told me we lost her. >> reporter: her death has started up a heated debate on abortion in ireland where decades of confusing laws say abortion is illegal, unless the mother's life is in danger. but the government never offered guidance on the specific risks that leave a life in danger, leaving doctors afraid to perform such surgeries. even in extreme cases, like savita's >> we have lived with this for 30 years, do something about it. >> reporter: but despite more government promises, man
as singapore, stockholm and india. this fund-raiser included $1 million, that included a $500,000 donation from a tech company ceo. >>> this year's macy's thanksgiving day parade in new york city has some bay area flare. the radio city rockettes kicked off the parade. then, it was time for the balloons, which included crowd favorites like kermit. as well as new balloons including elf on a shelf. we saw singer charlie ray jepsen and rachel crow. and of course, there were the marching bands, including one from the bay area. >> from california, here's the saratoga marching band and color guard. students from every continent on the globe is represented in the band. they played the "2012 american overture." >> i watched it this morning. they were spectacular. the saratoga marching band and color guard was 1 of 11 bands nationwide chosen to participate in this parade. >>> still ahead at 11:00, strategy turned into a valuable lesson. friends of a young woman speak out. >>> and a massive pileup in texas. we'll tell you what sparked the crash involving more than 150 vehicles. >>> and it's a choice that
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east and india. the announcement came last week after voters in starbucks in the home state of washington legalized same-sex marriage. >>> the puppeteer who performs elmo on "sesame street" is taking a leave of absence after having a relationship with a 16-year-old boy. 62-year-old kevin clash insists he broke no laws and the relationship was between two consenting adults. sesame's workshop says its own investigation cleared him, but it is suspending him for its policy on internet use. other puppeteers are prepared to fill in for clash during his absence. clash is usually behind the scenes as elmo oh voice. he published his autobiography and was the subject of a documentary just last year. >> and we'll be back in a moment. >>> the gender gap is narrowing on the roadways. now it's reversed. the university of michigan found more women than men are now driving. in 2010, more than a million more licenses were issued to women than men. an author of the study says the trend could change the landscape of the auto industry as women are more likely to buy smaller, safer, and more fue
. the oldest daughter died. >> she was looking forward to getting married and she wanted to go to india where she was going to get married. >> nisha's sister is in critical condition. the other family members suffers injuries, but the chp officer was sitting in his po pa troll car when it happened. >> coming up, memorial services for a young man shot and killed in an attempted carjacking in san jose. the latest on the investigation and a local news update in about a half hour. back to the "today" show. >>> and we are back on this saturday morning, november 24th, 2012. it's a little chilly. >> a lot of warmth, though, from this crowd. >> a lot of warm smiles. people with strange mustaches. i'm carl quintanilla here with erica hill. lester has the morning off. coming up in this half-hour, have you ever gone to the mall planning to spend a certain amount of money and you walk out spending twice as much? >> yeah, i do that at target a lot. >> target, anywhere. coming up, we'll reveal what some of your favorite retailers are actually doing to get you to spend more of your crash. some interesting m
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'm from france. >> i was born in venezuela. >> south africa. >> hait. >> india. >> i'm from philippines. >> i'm from guinea, west africa. >> senegal. >> just like from many of our ancestors the road here has been long and the americans to become those americans has been recorded in decades, not years. >> 10 years ago. >> 12 years ago. >> 4 years ago. >> 20 years next month. >> i've lived here basically my whole life. >> 24 years. >> but wait they do to find their own american dream, each one deeply personal. >> my american dream is to become a fire fighter. >> my daughter at the school. >> my american dream has to become an american. >> to create my own leg. >> i to be a successful woman. >> to pursue the happiness. >> today that's my american dream. >> right now it means that eventually i'm going to get to vote. >> my american dream is to buy a house in maine. >> you don't have to become like a billionaire. it can be your own business. it can be your own dream. >> learning how democracy works. >> taking part in the rights i'm helping to defend. >> each story unique, but one word the sa
killed. officials in india say the only surviving gunman from mumbai was executed today. he was one of ten gunmen who attacked a train station, jewish center and hotels. the rampage claimed 166 lives. >>> now, let's head to wall street. >> good morning, nootly. after intense focus on the fiscal cliff negotiations, the markets could put the spotlight back on the european debt crisis amid a deadlock in greek debt talks. it's going to be a quiet day. it's the day before thanksgiving. u.s. economic data is not yet on the -- consumer sentiment data, jobless claims and an outlook indicator to give us guidance for the markets today. >> mandy drury, have a happy thanksgiving. >> you too. >> thanks. this could be the best night on the basketball court ever. jack taylor obliterated the ncaa record last night when he scored and scored and scored again. 138 points in a single game. making 52 of 108 attempted shots. the previous scoring record was set back in 1954 with 113 points. the feat is so impressive even the pros are tipping hats with kevin durant tweeting, jack taylor, you deserve a shot
but is celebrating in style. she was in abu dhabi, went to india to be with naomi campbell and her boyfriend who had a big party. she has had a rough year, was in rehab, a break up with ashton kutcher and maybe she is trying to turn it around. >> sad news about brooke charvet and thyroid cancer. >> she said she wanted to tell everybody because people will see the scar but it is ironic she said because this is the healthiest she ever felt in her life so she can't believe she has cancer. >> all right. good to see you. >> thanks. finally what is in. our beauty and style expert is here with everything trendy. let's start off with these. love these. >> leather leggings. >> or pleather. >> i love these. then we've got pleather, $35 and under. >> okay. >> the best thing about these, they add edge like a cozy winter sweater over there or a big trend last fall were the secretary glasses and very feminine, polished, lady like looks. pair that with this and it's edgy and feels very new for the season. >> boots or heels, looks great. let's move over. >> this is the season to start playing hostess. you found a s
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